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Handbook of clinical psychology in medical settings

Author: Jerry J Sweet; Ronald H Rozensky; Steven M Tovian
Publisher: New York ; London : Plenum Press, ©1991.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats

For two decades, I have been responding to questions about the nature of health psychology and how it differs from medical psychology, behavioral medicine, and clinical psychology.


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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Sweet, Jerry J.
Handbook of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings
Boston : Springer US,c1991
Material Type: Document, Government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jerry J Sweet; Ronald H Rozensky; Steven M Tovian
ISBN: 9781461537922 1461537924
OCLC Number: 855660214
Description: 1 online resource (xx, 642 pages) : illustrations
Contents: I. Introduction.- 1 Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings: Past and Present.- 2 Psychology and the Health Care System: Characteristics and Transactions.- 3 The Structure and Authority of Hospitals.- II. Professional Issues.- 4 Educational Preparation and Clinical Training within a Medical Setting.- 5 Psychologists, Politics, and Hospitals.- 6 Professionalism in Medical Settings.- III. Practical Issues: Practice Management.- 7 Quality Assurance and the Clinical Health Psychologist: A Programmatic Approach.- 8 Arguments for the Financial Efficacy of Psychological Services in Health Care Settings.- 9 Marketing Psychological Services in Hospitals.- 10 Computers in Psychological Practice: Historical and Current Uses.- IV Practical Issues: General Clinical Issues.- 11 Critical Issues in Consultation and Liaison: Pediatrics.- 12 Critical Issues in Consultation and Liaison: Adults.- 13 Emerging Issues in Women's Health.- 14 Emerging Issues in the Care of the Elderly.- 15 Adherence to Self-Care Regimens: The Patient's Perspective.- V. Practical Issues: Research.- 16 Research in the Medical Setting: Implementing the Scientist-Practitioner Model.- VI. Templates for Program Development.- 17 Toward Program Development: An Integration of Science and Service in Medical Settings.- 18 Psychological Evaluation and Testing Services in Medical Settings.- 19 Development of an Eating-Disorder Program.- 20 Integration of Clinical Psychology into Adult and Pediatric Oncology Programs.- 21 Cardiovascular Disorders: Hypertension and Coronary Heart Disease.- 22 Psychological Components of Rehabilitation Programs for Brain-Injured and Spinal-Cord-Injured Patients.- 23 Chronic Pain: Psychological Assessment and Treatment.- 24 Program for Behavioral and Learning Disorders in Children.- 25 Development of a Program for Sleep Disorders.- 26 Diabetes: Clinical Issues and Management.- 27 Psychological Theory, Assessment, and Interventions for Adult and Childhood Asthma.- 28 Psychological Characteristics and Treatment of Patients with Gastrointestinal Disorders.- 29 Programs for the Treatment of Dental Disorders: Dental Anxiety and Temporomandibular Disorders.- 30 Integration of Clinical Psychology into Hemodialysis Programs.- 31 Psychosocial Services for Persons with Human Immunodeficiency Virus Disease.- VII. Future Directions.- 32 Challenge of the Future: Psychologists in Medical Settings.- Afterword.- About the Contributors.
Responsibility: edited by Jerry J. Sweet, Ronald H. Rozensky and Steven M. Tovian, Evanston Hospital and Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois and Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, Illinois.


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